In a year unlike any other, educators have been asked to support students like never before, and Teachers FCU wants to honor them by giving three $1500 grants to celebrate teachers who are making an outstanding academic contribution in the community.

Thank you for your interest in nominating a teacher. Submissions are now closed.

Please check back on April 26 for the announcement of the nine finalists, and to participate in the public voting!



Essays must be submitted through the submission form located on You must be 18 years or older to submit a nomination. Checks will be made payable to the schools of the winning teachers.  Please allow up to 2 weeks for a check to be made payable to the selected schools. A W-9 form must be filled out by the winner's school and be placed on file with Teachers Federal Credit Union upon receipt of funds. Not limited to any state or school district. Winners selected will have their photo taken. Winners grant Teachers Federal Credit Union the right to use any images, name, voice/video, recordings and any contest submissions in all forms of media, for all legal purposes, including but not limited to advertising, trade, or any commercial purpose through the world and in perpetuity. The contest is not applicable for Teachers employees.